Monthly Archives: March 2012
The fastest of all vertebrate eaters is the frogfish. It can open its large mouth and eat prey almost like a vacuum cleaner. The frogfish can do all of this in under six milliseconds. Join us on Wagging Wednesdays to … Continue reading
Here’s a destination that is truly back from the dead. For the past 30 million years, the Wollemi pine tree has been extinct. Until 1994, that is. That’s when 23 of them were found in Blue Mountains, Australia. The Blue … Continue reading
Did you know the Mississippi River is so big astronauts can see it from space? Join us on Mississippi Mondays to learn about the remarkable river that is part of our community.